-NO FINAL Living Choices o culture plays a part in how people perceive experiences o time and decades are cultures o color perception is psychological, but color description is cultural Antisocial Pers
Memory encompasses a lot of information
Imagine you have amnesia
Many victims lose autobiographical/episodic
o others lose ability to form new memories
Oliver Sacks recalls a patient who had this condition
Methods in Psychology
The Scientific Method
An approach to testing beliefs that involves:
o Choosing a question
o Formulating a hypothesis
o Testing the hypothesis
o Drawing a conclusion
Motivation and Question
We know that adults are better
Conditioning & Learning
Changing & Controlling Behavior
Inmate Mechanisms + Environment
Social Learning (e.g. imitation)
The process by which a previously neutral stimulus acquires the
capacity to elicit
What is Psychology
What is psychology?
What is science?
Psychology in History
Who would you say is the most famous psychologist?
o Probably Sigmund Freud
o What do you know of his theories?
He believed that people had their cons